Are Public Schools Safe Anymore?

Are Public Schools Safe Anymore?

In 2018, a survey conducted by Phi Delta Kappa International (PDK) found that 34 percent of parents fear for the safety of their children at school. Only five years ago, the number was at 12 percent. This is the highest number of fearful parents that PDK has seen...
4 Classroom Safety Essentials

4 Classroom Safety Essentials

In today’s world, school emergencies and lockdown situations can arise in the blink of an eye. Thankfully, new and improved solutions for classroom safety are being developed every day to keep students and teachers safe. Do you know if your classroom it up-to-date...
How Door Security Solutions Have Improved

How Door Security Solutions Have Improved

In the wake of tragedies such as Virginia Tech, Sandy Hook, and Columbine, it’s clear why more and more emphasis has been placed on increasing classroom and school security systems. Though pioneering safety solutions was not always a priority in American classrooms,...
What is in a Classroom Lockdown Kit?

What is in a Classroom Lockdown Kit?

School safety protocol requires thoughtful planning for any emergency, including the possibility of an extended lockdown situation. In the event of a prolonged school lockdown, it is crucial for classrooms to be equipped with proper lockdown kits that meet a variety...
Best Options for a Door Barricade

Best Options for a Door Barricade

Protecting classrooms from unwanted intruders is of utmost importance during a school emergency. Classroom doors have proven to be a weak point, since most doors are designed to be locked from the outside and require the teacher to enter the hallway to secure the...